We do want our fellow citizens to respect our deeply held conviction that the absence of an afterlife lends a greater, not a lesser, moral importance to our actions on earth.
That which a man continually thinks about determines his actions in times of opportunity and stress. I will know what you are if you tell me what you think about when you don't have to think.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Actions Comes Made Own Ready
Make your interactions with people transformational, not just transactional.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Attractions Coming Everything Life Preview
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.